July 28, 2022

3 U-Pick Tips for your Next Michigan Harvest

Headed to the u-pick farm this summer? Check out our top 3 tips to going out in the field and links to find u-pick farms in Michigan near you.

May 6, 2022

Crop Spot: Rhubarb Season in Michigan

After a long Michigan winter, rhubarb is one of the first vegetables (or fruit, to some!) to push its way through the freshly thawed soil. Once a plant…

April 7, 2022

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

Learn how to make natural dyes for your Easter eggs with local ingredients!

March 2, 2022

Crop Spot: Herbs

Explore the versatile ways herbs are used for cooking and wellness as well as how to grow them in Michigan!

October 5, 2021

Putting the Garden to Bed

The end of gardening season is close at hand! Find out how to save seeds, top up garden beds, and more – and use Michigan sources while doing so.

September 29, 2021

Keep Eating Locally, Even After Market Season Ends

Curious about how to eat local when the Summer season ends? Our guide to wintertime local eating includes finding a CSA, preserving your Summer produce, and more.

July 8, 2021

5 Tips to Being a Respectful and Helpful Farm Volunteer

Want to volunteer on your local organic farm this summer? It is a great way to make local connections, get to know your farmer, and learn growing skills.…

July 7, 2021

Power of Produce (PoP) Clubs Encourage Kids to Enjoy Local Produce

“Exposing kids to fruits and vegetables at an early age increases the likelihood that they’ll eat veggies and fruit as adults,” says Kelly Wilson, RDN. “This is really…

July 1, 2021

How a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Stocks Their Fridge

Ever wondered how a dietitian stocks their refrigerator? Now is your chance to get a peek inside the kitchen of the experts. Learn the best tricks to keep…

May 4, 2021

Getting Started With Your Garden

Do you dream of growing your own local food? Michigan is a great place to find local sources to help you get started. If you’ve got a hurdle,…